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    Giant Leap World Tour, 10/20-22: Tour of Turkey Photograph Album. Directly From The Armstrong Family Collection™, CAG Certified. An album of 20 large black and white photographs of the arrival in Turkey, October 20-22, 1969, and the deplaning of the astronauts, met by a welcoming crowd. There is also one photograph of the motorcade through the city. Housed in a brown leather album, with a beautiful bronze-plated engraving of Istanbul on the front. Accompanied by a decorative card that reads, "Ankara: 16 Dec. 1969. This Album is Presented by Mr. Ahmet Aydogdu To The Astronauts Of APOLLO 11 And The National Aeronautics And Space Administration In Remembrance Of Their Visit To Ankara, Turkey 20 October 1969. Ahmet Aydogdu /Nergis Sk. 16/17/Ankara, Turkey." Photographs are fine, album shows minor wear. CAG 1003301-004. This lot will include an encapsulated CAG Photo Certificate with a Statement of Provenance signed by Neil Armstrong's sons, Rick and Mark.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2019
    9th-11th Thursday-Saturday
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